B.A. Mississippi College;
M.A., Ph.D. Duke
Professor Edmondson specialized in modern European and Russian history and published works on Austria in the twentieth century, including The Heimwehr and Austrian Politics, 1918-1936 (University of Georgia Press, 1978). He and three other scholars wrote Debating the Origins of the Cold War: American and Russian Perspectives (Rowman & Littlefield, 2002). Professor Edmondson won the 2001 Thomas Jefferson Award.